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2012 Standings

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National Champion: Alabama (AP, BCS, FWAA, NFF, USA)

Heisman Memorial Trophy: Johnny Manziel (Texas A&M)
Eddie Robinson Coach of the Year Award: Brian Kelly (Notre Dame)

AP Preseason #1: Southern California ▪ AP Final #1: Alabama

124 Schools

Overall Conference Pts/G SRS Polls
Rk School Conf W L Pct W L Pct Own Opp SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Post Notes
1 Florida State ACC (Atlantic) 12 2 .857 7 1 .875 39.3 14.7 13.56 -0.66 7 3 10
2 Clemson ACC (Atlantic) 11 2 .846 7 1 .875 41.0 24.8 14.75 1.14 14 10 11
3 North Carolina State ACC (Atlantic) 7 6 .538 4 4 .500 28.1 25.6 1.46 -0.77
4 Wake Forest ACC (Atlantic) 5 7 .417 3 5 .375 18.5 31.8 -6.20 1.05
5 Maryland ACC (Atlantic) 4 8 .333 2 6 .250 20.1 27.2 -6.59 -0.26
6 Boston College ACC (Atlantic) 2 10 .167 1 7 .125 19.8 29.7 -6.74 2.01
7 North Carolina ACC (Coastal) 8 4 .667 5 3 .625 40.6 25.7 4.52 -2.98
8 Miami (FL) ACC (Coastal) 7 5 .583 5 3 .625 31.4 30.5 4.07 2.32
9 Georgia Tech ACC (Coastal) 7 7 .500 5 3 .625 33.6 28.3 5.18 2.89
10 Virginia Tech ACC (Coastal) 7 6 .538 4 4 .500 25.1 22.8 3.13 2.21 16 13
11 Duke ACC (Coastal) 6 7 .462 3 5 .375 31.5 36.0 -0.28 1.72
12 Virginia ACC (Coastal) 4 8 .333 2 6 .250 22.8 28.9 -3.84 0.99
Overall Conference Pts/G SRS Polls
Rk School Conf W L Pct W L Pct Own Opp SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Post Notes
13 Kansas State Big 12 11 2 .846 8 1 .889 38.8 22.2 16.92 5.30 22 2 12
14 Oklahoma Big 12 10 3 .769 8 1 .889 38.2 25.5 14.32 6.17 4 4 15
15 Texas Big 12 9 4 .692 5 4 .556 35.7 29.2 11.18 5.57 15 11 19
16 Oklahoma State Big 12 8 5 .615 5 4 .556 45.7 28.2 13.50 4.96 19 18
17 Baylor Big 12 8 5 .615 4 5 .444 44.5 37.2 11.22 5.07 25
18 Texas Tech Big 12 8 5 .615 4 5 .444 37.5 31.8 6.33 3.02 15
19 Texas Christian Big 12 7 6 .538 4 5 .444 28.3 22.6 7.49 4.87 20 15
20 West Virginia Big 12 7 6 .538 4 5 .444 39.5 38.1 4.03 4.34 11 5
21 Iowa State Big 12 6 7 .462 3 6 .333 24.5 23.9 5.40 5.48
22 Kansas Big 12 1 11 .083 0 9 .000 18.3 36.1 -6.70 6.22
Overall Conference Pts/G SRS Polls
Rk School Conf W L Pct W L Pct Own Opp SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Post Notes
23 Louisville Big East 11 2 .846 5 2 .714 31.2 23.8 5.88 -1.96 25 11 13
24 Cincinnati Big East 10 3 .769 5 2 .714 32.3 18.5 8.71 -3.37 21
25 Rutgers Big East 9 4 .692 5 2 .714 21.5 14.2 3.91 -2.55 18
26 Syracuse Big East 8 5 .615 5 2 .714 30.0 24.8 6.27 0.81
27 Pittsburgh Big East 6 7 .462 3 4 .429 26.6 21.1 2.05 -0.64
28 Connecticut Big East 5 7 .417 2 5 .286 17.8 19.8 -5.35 -2.60
29 Temple Big East 4 7 .364 2 5 .286 24.7 31.2 -7.52 -1.15
30 South Florida Big East 3 9 .250 1 6 .143 20.6 27.4 -6.13 0.79
Overall Conference Pts/G SRS Polls
Rk School Conf W L Pct W L Pct Own Opp SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Post Notes
31 Ohio State Big Ten (Leaders) 12 0 1.000 8 0 1.000 37.2 22.8 13.81 0.89 18 3 3
32 Penn State Big Ten (Leaders) 8 4 .667 6 2 .750 29.1 19.1 9.70 0.53
33 Wisconsin Big Ten (Leaders) 8 6 .571 4 4 .500 29.6 19.1 9.77 2.91 12 12
34 Purdue Big Ten (Leaders) 6 7 .462 3 5 .375 28.7 31.2 -1.58 0.96
35 Indiana Big Ten (Leaders) 4 8 .333 2 6 .250 30.8 35.3 -5.53 -0.61
36 Illinois Big Ten (Leaders) 2 10 .167 0 8 .000 16.7 32.1 -10.35 2.56
37 Nebraska Big Ten (Legends) 10 4 .714 7 1 .875 34.8 27.6 9.79 4.22 17 14 25
38 Michigan Big Ten (Legends) 8 5 .615 6 2 .750 29.8 19.8 10.01 3.85 8 8 24
39 Northwestern Big Ten (Legends) 10 3 .769 5 3 .625 31.7 22.5 8.97 0.97 17 17
40 Michigan State Big Ten (Legends) 7 6 .538 3 5 .375 20.0 16.3 6.21 3.75 13 10
41 Minnesota Big Ten (Legends) 6 7 .462 2 6 .250 22.1 24.7 -3.25 0.13
42 Iowa Big Ten (Legends) 4 8 .333 2 6 .250 19.3 22.9 -2.62 1.63
Overall Conference Pts/G SRS Polls
Rk School Conf W L Pct W L Pct Own Opp SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Post Notes
43 Central Florida CUSA (East) 10 4 .714 7 1 .875 35.4 22.1 6.65 -3.78
44 East Carolina CUSA (East) 8 5 .615 7 1 .875 31.5 31.6 -4.23 -4.92
45 Marshall CUSA (East) 5 7 .417 4 4 .500 40.9 43.1 -6.04 -4.87
46 Memphis CUSA (East) 4 8 .333 4 4 .500 24.4 30.3 -11.09 -5.34
47 Alabama-Birmingham CUSA (East) 3 9 .250 2 6 .250 28.3 37.5 -11.66 -3.07
48 Southern Mississippi CUSA (East) 0 12 .000 0 8 .000 19.7 37.8 -18.04 -1.29
49 Tulsa CUSA (West) 11 3 .786 7 1 .875 34.7 23.6 6.24 -2.34
50 Southern Methodist CUSA (West) 7 6 .538 5 3 .625 31.0 25.7 1.64 -1.59
51 Rice CUSA (West) 7 6 .538 4 4 .500 31.8 30.5 -3.52 -4.83
52 Houston CUSA (West) 5 7 .417 4 4 .500 32.4 36.0 -5.54 -3.54
53 Texas-El Paso CUSA (West) 3 9 .250 2 6 .250 21.2 29.8 -9.29 -1.46
54 Tulane CUSA (West) 2 10 .167 2 6 .250 21.4 38.4 -14.23 -1.81
Overall Conference Pts/G SRS Polls
Rk School Conf W L Pct W L Pct Own Opp SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Post Notes
55 Notre Dame Ind 12 1 .923 0 0 25.8 12.8 16.98 6.14 1 4
56 Brigham Young Ind 8 5 .615 0 0 28.7 14.0 8.77 -0.61 25
57 Navy Ind 8 5 .615 0 0 25.0 25.7 -1.76 -2.61
58 Army Ind 2 10 .167 0 0 24.3 35.3 -14.23 -4.23
Overall Conference Pts/G SRS Polls
Rk School Conf W L Pct W L Pct Own Opp SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Post Notes
59 Kent State MAC (East) 11 3 .786 8 0 1.000 33.1 24.5 2.75 -6.39 18
60 Bowling Green State MAC (East) 8 5 .615 6 2 .750 22.9 16.8 -0.27 -6.11
61 Ohio MAC (East) 9 4 .692 4 4 .500 31.7 24.8 -2.75 -8.06 23
62 Buffalo MAC (East) 4 8 .333 3 5 .375 21.3 28.5 -8.78 -3.36
63 Miami (OH) MAC (East) 4 8 .333 3 5 .375 23.3 34.9 -11.70 -3.45
64 Massachusetts MAC (East) 1 11 .083 1 7 .125 12.7 40.2 -20.97 -3.55
65 Akron MAC (East) 1 11 .083 0 8 .000 26.1 35.7 -15.31 -4.31
66 Northern Illinois MAC (West) 12 2 .857 8 0 1.000 38.6 19.9 4.64 -7.50 16 22
67 Ball State MAC (West) 9 4 .692 6 2 .750 33.6 32.0 -1.60 -3.52
68 Toledo MAC (West) 9 4 .692 6 2 .750 31.5 28.4 -0.18 -4.18 23
69 Central Michigan MAC (West) 7 6 .538 4 4 .500 28.8 32.4 -7.91 -6.76
70 Western Michigan MAC (West) 4 8 .333 2 6 .250 29.3 29.7 -9.54 -7.04
71 Eastern Michigan MAC (West) 2 10 .167 1 7 .125 21.3 37.6 -16.61 -3.45
Overall Conference Pts/G SRS Polls
Rk School Conf W L Pct W L Pct Own Opp SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Post Notes
72 Boise State MWC 11 2 .846 7 1 .875 30.2 15.8 7.85 -5.08 24 18 18
73 Fresno State MWC 9 4 .692 7 1 .875 37.9 23.8 6.33 -3.51
74 San Diego State MWC 9 4 .692 7 1 .875 32.8 24.4 2.69 -4.46
75 Air Force MWC 6 7 .462 5 3 .625 27.4 29.0 -7.35 -6.35
76 Nevada MWC 7 6 .538 4 4 .500 37.8 33.8 -3.60 -4.76
77 Colorado State MWC 4 8 .333 3 5 .375 21.2 30.3 -12.54 -4.21
78 Wyoming MWC 4 8 .333 3 5 .375 26.8 33.4 -10.78 -4.53
79 Nevada-Las Vegas MWC 2 11 .154 2 6 .250 22.0 32.6 -14.57 -4.42
80 New Mexico MWC 4 9 .308 1 7 .125 25.8 30.2 -9.91 -5.76
81 Hawaii MWC 3 9 .250 1 7 .125 21.2 35.7 -13.75 -3.66
Overall Conference Pts/G SRS Polls
Rk School Conf W L Pct W L Pct Own Opp SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Post Notes
82 Oregon Pac-12 (North) 12 1 .923 8 1 .889 49.6 21.6 23.43 4.05 5 1 2
83 Stanford Pac-12 (North) 12 2 .857 8 1 .889 27.9 17.2 15.58 6.58 21 7 7
84 Oregon State Pac-12 (North) 9 4 .692 6 3 .667 32.5 20.6 12.14 6.06 7 20
85 Washington Pac-12 (North) 7 6 .538 5 4 .556 24.0 24.2 4.90 4.75 23
86 California Pac-12 (North) 3 9 .250 2 7 .222 23.0 33.1 -0.65 6.10
87 Washington State Pac-12 (North) 3 9 .250 1 8 .111 20.4 33.7 -6.89 3.36
88 UCLA Pac-12 (South) 9 5 .643 6 3 .667 34.4 27.6 8.75 4.75 15
89 Arizona State Pac-12 (South) 8 5 .615 5 4 .556 38.4 24.3 9.00 1.77
90 Southern California Pac-12 (South) 7 6 .538 5 4 .556 32.1 24.3 10.53 5.76 1 1
91 Arizona Pac-12 (South) 8 5 .615 4 5 .444 38.2 35.3 9.38 5.15 22
92 Utah Pac-12 (South) 5 7 .417 3 6 .333 26.7 25.1 2.51 3.09
93 Colorado Pac-12 (South) 1 11 .083 1 8 .111 17.8 46.0 -12.66 4.51
Overall Conference Pts/G SRS Polls
Rk School Conf W L Pct W L Pct Own Opp SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Post Notes
94 Georgia SEC (East) 12 2 .857 7 1 .875 37.8 19.6 17.93 4.21 6 3 5
95 Florida SEC (East) 11 2 .846 7 1 .875 26.5 14.5 17.35 6.82 23 3 9
96 South Carolina SEC (East) 11 2 .846 6 2 .750 31.5 18.2 15.97 4.51 9 3 8
97 Vanderbilt SEC (East) 9 4 .692 5 3 .625 30.0 18.7 9.88 2.26 23 23
98 Missouri SEC (East) 5 7 .417 2 6 .250 25.8 28.4 5.54 9.12
99 Tennessee SEC (East) 5 7 .417 1 7 .125 36.2 35.7 4.07 4.82 23
100 Kentucky SEC (East) 2 10 .167 0 8 .000 17.9 31.0 -5.29 5.79
101 Alabama SEC (West) 13 1 .929 7 1 .875 38.7 10.9 24.51 5.51 2 1 1
102 Texas A&M SEC (West) 11 2 .846 6 2 .750 44.5 21.8 20.05 5.13 5 5
103 Louisiana State SEC (West) 10 3 .769 6 2 .750 29.8 17.5 14.76 5.45 3 2 14
104 Mississippi State SEC (West) 8 5 .615 4 4 .500 29.5 23.3 6.15 2.99 13
105 Mississippi SEC (West) 7 6 .538 3 5 .375 31.5 27.6 8.43 5.20
106 Arkansas SEC (West) 4 8 .333 2 6 .250 23.5 30.4 2.40 6.40 10 8
107 Auburn SEC (West) 3 9 .250 0 8 .000 18.7 28.3 -0.92 6.91
Overall Conference Pts/G SRS Polls
Rk School Conf W L Pct W L Pct Own Opp SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Post Notes
108 Arkansas State Sun Belt 10 3 .769 7 1 .875 34.9 24.5 4.94 -2.22
109 Louisiana-Lafayette Sun Belt 9 4 .692 6 2 .750 35.5 28.1 3.45 -3.63
110 Middle Tennessee State Sun Belt 8 4 .667 6 2 .750 26.6 28.0 -2.45 -4.95
111 Louisiana-Monroe Sun Belt 8 5 .615 6 2 .750 33.8 29.2 -0.03 -3.27
112 Western Kentucky Sun Belt 7 6 .538 4 4 .500 28.2 25.5 -1.50 -3.73
113 Troy Sun Belt 5 7 .417 3 5 .375 30.6 30.5 -3.45 -3.45
114 North Texas Sun Belt 4 8 .333 3 5 .375 20.9 27.8 -8.41 -1.24
115 Florida Atlantic Sun Belt 3 9 .250 2 6 .250 20.5 30.8 -9.83 -1.08
116 Florida International Sun Belt 3 9 .250 2 6 .250 25.0 31.7 -9.10 -2.27
117 South Alabama Sun Belt 2 11 .154 1 7 .125 18.5 29.5 -15.26 -4.26
Overall Conference Pts/G SRS Polls
Rk School Conf W L Pct W L Pct Own Opp SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Post Notes
118 Utah State WAC 11 2 .846 6 0 1.000 34.9 15.4 10.71 -4.68 16 16
119 San Jose State WAC 11 2 .846 5 1 .833 34.8 21.3 7.90 -3.02 21 21
120 Louisiana Tech WAC 9 3 .750 4 2 .667 51.5 38.5 6.33 -4.26 19
121 Texas-San Antonio WAC 8 4 .667 3 3 .500 31.2 28.8 -7.49 -8.83
122 Texas State WAC 4 8 .333 2 4 .333 28.6 33.5 -8.03 -4.19
123 Idaho WAC 1 11 .083 1 5 .167 15.8 42.4 -17.38 -0.79
124 New Mexico State WAC 1 11 .083 0 6 .000 18.7 39.4 -19.00 -3.25